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Harvesting Basil

I’ve been waiting for the first basil harvest! It’s been a tough month for my green friends with the high heat and smoky conditions it is just literally cooking them in their containers! 346 more words

Gardening

Pic of Peppers

Hello readers,

I hope your gardens are still thriving! Our tomato plants look like they will be wrapping up soon and so do our squash, but our peppers are just getting started! 149 more words

Squirreling Away

Early yesterday morning while I was enjoying a cup of coffee on the back porch, I noticed some odd movement down in the canyon near the dry creek bed. 980 more words

Nature

Bonus Post of the Week!

Hello reader,

It’s been canning week and for a change of pace, here is a bonus post for you!

It’s been a good season for tomatoes in the garden so far (although it just never feels like there’s enough tomatoes!). 426 more words

A Summer at Home


This might seem like a strange thing to those more rooted than we are, but this is the first summer we are staying “at home” since we were both teenagers and living in our parents’ houses. 465 more words

Creativity

DIY Flower Crown

Finally cultivated enough flowers in our garden to create a super easy flower crown.

  • Cut a couple of flowering vines and twist them together to fit (choose the greener stems as they are more malleable and less likely to snap)
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Fashion

Hyacinth

Hello everyone,

I have decided to slowly introduce gardening back into my life and I am starting with this cute bulb annual. As I introduce plants and gardening back into my life I am being far more aware of what is pet friendly and what it not. 455 more words

Gardening